Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick

Fine views of Keswick, Derwent Water and that famous bridge


Route outline for walk c296:

- Keswick  -   Derwent Water  -   Friar's Crag  -   Calfclose Bay  -   Barrow Bay  -   Ashness Bridge  -   High Seat (Ashness Fell)  -   Bleaberry Fell  -   Walla Crag  -   Rakefoot  -   Castlerigg  -   Keswick.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
English
Mountains
Wainwright
3
Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
0
English
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is High Seat (Ashness Fell) at 608m (1995ft). High Seat (Ashness Fell) is classified as a Wainwright (No. 130). High Seat (Ashness Fell) is also known as an English Dewey (3rd in England, 5th in England & Wales)

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Bleaberry Fell, 590m (1936ft). Bleaberry Fell is classified as a Wainwright (No. 132). Bleaberry Fell is also known as an English Dewey (19th in England, 46th in England & Wales)

You will also reach the summit of Walla Crag, 376m (1234ft). Walla Crag is classified as a Wainwright (No. 204).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL4
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 89 or 90
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk c296 High Seat and Bleaberry Fell from Keswick

In no particular order . . .

*Snow on Gray Crag (Hayeswater) from High Street

*Snow on Gray Crag (Hayeswater) from High Street

Photo: Richard Nicholls (61)

The Southern end of Derwent Water from part way up Walla Crag

The Southern end of Derwent Water from part way up Walla Crag

Photo: Joanna Lyon (3)

On Walla Crag overlooking Derwent Water

On Walla Crag overlooking Derwent Water

Photo: Donna Tobitt (2)

High Seat (Ashness Fell) Summit Cairn

High Seat (Ashness Fell) Summit Cairn

Photo: Ron Anderson (2)

Keswick and Skidddaw from Bleaberry Fell

Keswick and Skidddaw from Bleaberry Fell

Photo: Ron Anderson (5)

The River Greta from the dismantled railway line North East of Keswick

The River Greta from the dismantled railway line North East of Keswick

Photo: Brian Balfe (11)

Derwent Water from Brandlehow Bay

Derwent Water from Brandlehow Bay

Photo: Brian Balfe (9)

Cat Bells (Catbells) and Derwent Water from Friar's Crag

Cat Bells (Catbells) and Derwent Water from Friar's Crag

Photo: William Ingram (1)

Keswick from Walla Crag

Keswick from Walla Crag

Photo: Gerry Ball (49)


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